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Japan: Hokuseido, 1952. Book. Very Good. Cloth (hardcover). 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Four volumes, complete set -- all matching rough tan cloth hard covers, with black titles to fronts and spines, in illustrated dust jackets. Volume I & III are 1960, II is 1965, and IV is 1952. Some moderate varying shelf and edge-wear to… Read more
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Seven Pillars of Wisdom: A Triumph; with, Lawrence of Arabia Memorial leaflet, laid in.

by Lawrence, T. E.; F. M. Allenby, Winston Churchill, Augustus John, G. Bernard Shaw, et al. [leaflet]

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Trade Edition
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1935. Book. Very Good. Cloth. First Trade Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Brown buckram cloth hardcover, with gilt titling to front and spine. Top edge stained brown, others uncut. Some mild spotting/staining and rubbing to covers. Otherwise clean, tight and unmarked. Very neat. Internally bright and fine. Illustrated.… Read more
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London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1966. Book. As New. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. The third impression of the 1939 edition. Crimson buckram cloth hard covers, with gilt titling and arms to front and spine, in dust jacket and original box (the last moderately bumped and rubbed). Clean, tight and unmarked. Very neat, bright,… Read more
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Seven Pillars of Wisdom: A Triumph

by Lawrence, T. E.

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Published
1936
Condition
Fine
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CA$115.04

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1936. Book. Fine. Cloth. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seventh impression of the trade edition. Gilt brown buckram cloth hardcover. Top edge stained brown, others uncut. Jacket is a little soiled and rumpled, with some moderate wear to edges due its being slightly oversized (now very neat in new removal mylar sleeve).… Read more
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Death on the Barrier Reef

by Antill, Elizabeth

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Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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CA$34.51

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London: Hammond, Hammond & Co., 1950. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. The first edition. Original blue paper hardcovers, with title lettering to spine. Slight soil and toning to covers, and some shallow wear to spine edges at head and tail. Previous owner's small address sticker and date to front free… Read more
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The Safety Pin

by Fletcher, J. S.

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1924. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Original grey cloth hard covers, with gilt titling to front and spine. Light handling to the covers, with some mild shelf-wear. Moderate toning to edges; tiny stain to bottom edge. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book.… Read more
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The Sporting News' 1971 National Football Guide

by Marcin, Joe [ed.]

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Published
1971
Condition
Good
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CA$13.42

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St. Louis, MO: Sporting News Publishing Company, 1971. Book. Good. Soft cover. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Original pictorial softcover. Some moderate handling wear to coevrs & edges. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book. Very neat -- a sound copy. .
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Demigod - Avatar's Crucible

by Liley, D. Charles

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780968735404
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CA$18.02

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London, ON, Canada: Magnus Publications Canada, 2000. Book. Fine. Wraps (soft-cover). Inscribed/Signed by Author. First Trade Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Signed & incribed on the title page. A clean, tight and unmarked book. Very neat. x,433p..
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Vessel of Dishonor

by Roche, Paul

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Published
1962
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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CA$33.36

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New York: Sheed & Ward, 1962. Book. Good. Hardcover in dust jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Light wear and rubbing to edges of covers. Slight foxing to edges. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book in similar unclipped dust jacket (now in archival mylar sleeve). Very neat..
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Feud Valley Showdown

by Kester, Ken

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First U. K. Edition
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London: Herbert Jenkins, 1955. Book. Very Good. Hardcover in dust jacket. First U. K. Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Some slight shelfwear. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book in similar unclipped, moderately worn dust jacket (now in archival mylar sleeves). Very neat and attractive..
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The Undying Race

by Milan, Rene [pseud. Maurice Larrouy]

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Published
1914
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First English Edition
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London: Stanley Paul, 1914. Book. Near Fine. Cloth (hardcover). First English Edition. First printing of the first English edition. 340 pages, plus 32-page publisher's catalogue. Gilt titles to spine; black titles with matching border to front on medium blue cloth hardcoevrs. Some light shelfwear. Edhes a little toned. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book.… Read more
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After the Fact

by Holden, Helene

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780887506451
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CA$20.32

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Oberon Press, 1986. Book. Very Good. Cloth (hardcover). Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed, with brief ("Best wishes") inscription verso front endpaper. Hardcover in dust jacket. Some slight wear to edges of covers. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book in lightly edgeworn dust jacket (now in archival mylar sleeve).… Read more
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Love Is Yes / Love and All the Other Verbs of Life [two books]

by McWilliams, Peter

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780843105124
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CA$14.95

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Los Angeles: Price/Stern/Sloan -- Versemonger Press, 1973. Book. Very Good. Wraps (soft-cover). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First volume is first printing (1973), and the second is a reprint dated 1974. Sold as a set. Slight wear to edges of covers. Otherwise clean, tight and unmarked books. Very neat..
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Verses

by Dell, Ethel M.

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Published
1923
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1923. Book. Very Good. Cloth (hardcover). First Edition. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Gilt titles to red cloth hardcovers. Some slight general soiling and light rubbing to corners. Neat, brief gift inscription to front endpaper. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book. Very neat -- a pretty little… Read more
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Middlewatch

by Kerslake, Susan

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780887502057
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CA$34.13

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Ottawa, ON, Canada: Oberon Press, 1976. Book. Near Fine. Cloth (hardcover). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. The scarce issue -- hardcover in dust jacket. Just a hint of shelfwear to edges of covers. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book in like dust jacket showing the slightest toning to spine. Very neat. … Read more
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The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz [paperback film edition][signed by author]

by Richler, Mordecai

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Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition thus
ISBN
9780771074981
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1974. Book. Good. Wraps (soft-cover). Inscribed/Signed by Author. First Edition thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Illustrated special edition including 69 stills from the movie starring Richard Dreyfuss. Signed on half-title page by Richler, with simple inscription "To Heather Klein" who was wife of Gerry Klein, sometime head of the London (Ontario) Jewish… Read more
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Don't Die Before You're Dead [publisher's advance promotional booklet]

by Yevtushenko, Yevgeny

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550136586
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Toronto, ON, Canada: Key Porter Books, 2002. Book. Fine. Stiff Wraps. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Key Porter's pre-release promotional booklet, introducing the upcoming novel and including three chapters of the book. Stapled card covers. A nice, tight, square copy, showing just a small, light stain to rear cover. Otherwise a clean, tight… Read more
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Painted Ponies

by Le May, Alan

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Published
1927
Edition
First Canadian Edition
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Toronto: Doubleday, Doran and Company (Canada) Ltd., 1927. Book. Cloth (hardcover). First Canadian Edition. Black titles and illustration to green cloth. Publisher's green top edge-stain. Very good or better condition, with just a little shelfwear/rubbing to extremities. Small and very faint area of staining to front, which merely dulls the sheen of the cloth rather than making… Read more
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Ballymulcaghey

by Mulcaghey, Mat

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Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
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Belfast: M'Caw, Stevenson & Orr, 1929. Book. Very Good. Cloth (hardcover). 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Some moderate rubbing and bumping to edges, spine ends. Owner's name and short note to half-title page. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book. Very neat. The second printing of the first edition..
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Fleet Street and Other Poems

by Davidson, John

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Published
1909
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Grant Richards, 1909. Book. Good. Cloth (hardcover). First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Some slight rubbing and bumping to edges, spine ends. Front endpaper pasted forward to inside front cover. Otherwise a clean, tight and unmarked book. Very neat..
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